Appalachian Studies

Division VI Chair: M. Mendel-Reyes

Program Chair: C. Green

Faculty: C. Berry, C. Green, and S. House (NEH Appalachian Chair)

Appalachian Studies is a multidisciplinary program examining various aspects of Appalachian heritage and culture, including a choice of course work that examines artistic expression, health issues, sustainability, contemporary issues, gender, race, and other approved courses relating to Appalachia. The minor will complement and enrich any major program at the College.

Berea students also may choose to pursue an Independent Major in Appalachian Studies under the guidance of the Appalachian Studies Director.